Ion Beam Laboratory (IBL (IST))
http://www.itn.pt/facilities/uk_lab_ion_beam.htm
Core Data
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
University of Lisbon
Address:
Av. Rovisco Pais, MicroLab-Tecnico, Campus Alameda, Lisboa, PO: 1049-001, Grande Lisboa (Portugal)
Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa
Location
EN 10, Instituto Superior Técnico, Bobadela, PO: 2695-066, Lisbon (Portugal)
Structure
Type Of RI
Single-sited
Coordinating Country
Portugal
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 1992
Timeline
Operational since 1992
Scientific Description
Mission and objectives
IBL is a state-of-the-art laboratory for ion beam analysis and processing of materials. Software development for ion beam data analysis and training are also well established in the laboratory. This is a unique facility in the country open to public and private institutions.

RI Keywords
Electroestatic accelerators, Ion microprobe, Ion-beam analysis
Classifications
RI Category
Analytical Facilities
Nuclear Research Facilities
Materials Synthesis or Testing Facilities
Scientific Domain
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Chemistry and Material Sciences
Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Mathematics
ESFRI Domain
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Services
Ion beam Analysis and Ion Implantation

Ion beam techniques are available to external users.

Equipment
Microprobe with external beam

Nuclear microprobe equipped with a external stage for cultural heritage studies.

210 kV ion implanter

Study of materials modification using energetic ions.

Micro AMS system

System optimised to study actinide isotopes.

2.5 MV Van de Graaff and 3 MV tandem accelerators

Two electroestatic accelerators equipped with all the IBA techniques for material, environmental,cultural heritage and biomedical studies.

Additional Data
Collaborations
Networks
http://www.spirit-ion.eu/Project.html